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Henry Thomas William Minter

Male 1869 - 1935  (65 years)


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  • Name Henry Thomas William Minter 
    Born 8 Jun 1869  St Thomas Mount, Madras, India Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 12 Aug 1869  St Thomas Mount, Madras, India Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    _UID 30752CB37BD84171ADBFE9EBF064090B31A0 
    Died Mar 1935  Woolwich, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • 1891 census: at 14 North Kent Grove, Woolwich, Henry W T (labourer (Arsenal)), Sarah (25) and Alice M (11, months).

      Address in August 1895: 5 Lyford Street, Woolwich.

      Address in August 1899 167 Ann Street, Plumstead.

      1901 census: at 127 Ann Street, Plumstead, London, Henry T W (31, skilled labourer), Sarah (35), Alice M (10), Henry T H (9), Albert J (7), Gladys A (5) and Leonard V (2 months).

      1911 census:at 27 Walmer Road, Plumstead, London (number of rooms unreadable), Henry Thomas William (head,41, married, skill labour, cartridge maker (Royal Arsenal added later), worker, born St Thomas Mount, India), Sarah (wife, 44, married 21 years, 6 children, all living, born Barking, Essex), Henry William Thomas (son, 19, single, labour, cartridge maker, born Plumstead, Kent), Albert James (son, 17, single, news boy, born Woolwich, Kent), Gladys Amelia (daughter, 15, born Woolwich, Kent), Leonard (son, 10, born Plumstead, Kent) and Ruby Philis (daughter, 7, born Plumstead, Kent).
      Form signed Henry Thomas William Minter.
    Person ID I1  Woolwich, London
    Last Modified 28 May 2012 

    Father Thomas Minter,   b. Abt 1845, Winstone, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1916, Woolwich RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Mother Ann TOGWELL,   b. 31 Aug 1845, Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1932, Edmonton RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 9 Oct 1865  Parish Church, Woolwich Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Married by banns. Thomas Minter, of age, bachelor, driver Royal Artillery, of Artillery Barracks, father William Minter, farmer. Ann Togwell, minor, spinster of Artillery Place, father William Togwell, waterman. Thomas signed, Ann marked. Witnesses James Wakefield and Hannah Sparrow both signed.
      Thomas's army service record also notes his marriage details as taking place on 9 October 1865 at Woolwich, Kent. However, the witnesses' names are shown as Pte. William Minter and Pte William Togwell. The latter was probably Ann's brother, who would have been about 22 at the time of the marriage. Pte. William Minter's identity has yet to be established: it's unlikely to have been Thomas's father but if was Thomas's brother it may be a clue to Thomas's ancestry.
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah HOLT,   b. Abt 1866, Barking, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 22 Oct 1889  Parish Church, St Thomas Woolwich, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Alice Maud Minter,   b. Jun 1890, Woolwich, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Henry William Thomas Minter,   b. Mar 1892, Plumstead, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1940, Dartford RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years)
     3. Albert James Minter,   b. Mar 1894, Woolwich, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 13 Oct 1944, Islington RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years)
     4. Gladys Amelia Minter,   b. Mar 1896, Woolwich, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Leonard Victor Minter,   b. Mar 1901, Plumstead, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1961, Bermondsey RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
     6. Ruby Phillis Minter
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2009 20:25:00 
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Jun 1869 - St Thomas Mount, Madras, India Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 12 Aug 1869 - St Thomas Mount, Madras, India Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Mar 1935 - Woolwich, London Link to Google Earth
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    Henry Thomas William Minter
    Henry Thomas William Minter
    Three newspaper reports - in order they are from:
    1. Woolwich Gazette 24 July 1908
    2. Woolwich Gazette 25 September 1908
    3. Kentish Independent 15 January 1909

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] Regimental Birth Indices 1761 - 1924.
      Date from father's army record.

    2. [S6] Thomas Minter's army record, supplied by Mel Willis, May 2009.

    3. [S3] BMD index.
      aged 65, Q1 1935 Woolwich 1d/1201.

    4. [S7] Marriage certificate (copy).
      Q4 1865 Greenwich 1d/1253.

    5. [S7] Marriage certificate (copy).
      Q4 1889 Woolwich 1d/1779.